Damaged bridge in Geary County disrupts traffic on I-70


A damaged bridge has stifled traffic on I-70 near milemarker 303 in Geary County Tuesday afternoon, according to social media reports from the Kansas Highway Patrol.

Eastbound traffic has been diverted to K-18. Westbound traffic has not been effected.

The Kansas Department of Transportation tweeted the bridge is “structurally sound” and that the damage will be patched. It said the bridge may reopen tonight.


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